Assistant Accountant - 6 month contract

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Accountant job, 6 month contract at market leading manufacturer. Management accounts support.

Your new company
A market leading manufacturing company in Bridgnorth require an assistant accountant to support the senior finance team and cost accountant in monthly management accounts preparation and reporting. The business has gone through rapid growth over the last decade and is now the leading parts manufacturer in their field. Based in Bridgnorth, the position is accessible from Telford, Shrewsbury or Wolverhampton.

Your new role
Working with the cost accountant you will perform month end duties and general ledger administration, producing analysis and reports - assisting with any system changes as necessary. You will complete accounts to trial balance and assist the Finance Manager with other ad hoc duties in the department.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need relevant experience in management and financial accounts; ideally you will be AAT qualified and part qualified CIMA or ACCA. You will need good accuracy and attention to detail, the ability to produce accurate monthly trial balance and a good level of efficiency in order to hit accounting deadlines. A working knowledge of Microsoft Navision would be a benefit.

What you'll get in return
You will receive excellent exposure to management accounting at a leading manufacturer. You will receive a monthly salary with the equivalent annual remuneration up to £30,000. At the end of the six month contract, if completed successfully, you can expect to have equipped yourself well for a management accounting role in manufacturing.

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